August 2022

A CLASSICAL ENCOUNTER Recently Launceston had the opportunity to hear one of its own in concert. On a visit back to Launceston in June, Sarah Cabrol-Douat presented a free piano recital of Bach, Hayden, Beethoven and Brahms pieces. Having grown up in Tasmania, Sarah...

May 2022

Community Radio PLUS App Did you know there are over 450 community radio stations in Australia. City Park Radio is one of them … and now there is another way to listen to your favourite community radio station…. The Community Radio PLUS app. On your smart device,...

March 2022

READINGS FROM THE EXAMINER March 12 marks the 180th anniversary of the day The Examiner was first published in Launceston. What started as a weekly newspaper, then twice, and then three times a week, eventually settled as an ongoing daily publication from 1877. The...

January 2022

MIKE DUNPHY HEADS OUT FOR A LONGER LUNCH Mike first started presenting Friday Long Lunch in October 2001 and yes, 20 years later, Mike has decided to break the routine. Just when he is doing his best work, his last regular Friday program will be December 31. After 20...

December 2021

RADIO PROGRAM MILESTONE – 100 episodes What started as an excuse for friends to talk about films for 28 minutes a week has turned into an excuse to talk critically about films on radio for 28 minutes a week. Perhaps you’ve seen them in the studio at lunch time playing...